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Approaches and Interpretations

Gus Van Harten

in Investment Treaty Arbitration and Public Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199552146
eISBN:
9780191711558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552146.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines how investment treaty arbitrators have exercised their power. Four broad approaches emerge from the jurisprudence to date. Two of them emphasize a reciprocal legal framework in ... More


International Investment Law and Comparative Public Law

Stephan W. Schill (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199589104
eISBN:
9780191595455
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589104.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

Investment treaty arbitration has a hybrid nature combining public international law (as regards its substance) with elements of international commercial arbitration (as regards procedure). However, ... More


Transnational Investment Arbitration: From Delegation to Constitutionalization?

Alec Stone Sweet and Florian Grisel

in Human Rights in International Investment Law and Arbitration

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199578184
eISBN:
9780191722561
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199578184.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter compares different ‘Principal-Agent’ (P-A) models of arbitration and adjudication, and then applies them as a means of focusing empirical attention on how investor-State arbitration is, ... More


Foreign Investor Rights and Investment Relations

Nicolás M. Perrone

in Investment Treaties and the Legal Imagination: How Foreign Investors Play By Their Own Rules

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198862147
eISBN:
9780191894831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862147.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Investment treaties and ISDS serve not just to resolve disputes between states and foreign investors. Through interpreting foreign investor rights, they also help structure foreign investment ... More


Limits on Legal Protections

G. Andrew Karolyi

in Cracking the Emerging Markets Enigma

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199336623
eISBN:
9780190232047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199336623.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Legal protections for public investors and corporations vary widely across countries. Some of these differences stem from different legal systems that are in place around the world, others from the ... More


Introduction: A Legal Imagination

Nicolás M. Perrone

in Investment Treaties and the Legal Imagination: How Foreign Investors Play by Their Own Rules

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198862147
eISBN:
9780191894831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862147.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The role of the business leaders, bankers, and lawyers who promoted investment treaties and ISDS in the post-World War II period remains controversial. The introductory chapter argues that these norm ... More


Conclusion: Towards a New Legal Imagination

Nicolás M. Perrone

in Investment Treaties and the Legal Imagination: How Foreign Investors Play By Their Own Rules

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198862147
eISBN:
9780191894831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862147.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The final chapter summarizes how investment treaties and ISDS increase the calculability of foreign investors to the detriment of states and local communities, shaping foreign investment relations ... More


Investor–State Arbitration and the Argentine Cases: an Overview

Gebhard Bücheler

in Proportionality in Investor-State Arbitration

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198724339
eISBN:
9780191792045
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198724339.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter first discusses the most important characteristics of the current system of investor–State arbitrations and the developments that led up to it. It then presents a series of cases that ... More


Competing Imaginaries and the 1970s

Nicolás M. Perrone

in Investment Treaties and the Legal Imagination: How Foreign Investors Play By Their Own Rules

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198862147
eISBN:
9780191894831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198862147.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The long 1970s was a difficult time for those promoting investment treaties and ISDS. OECD members had not adopted a multilateral convention, and the Global South was demanding a change in the rules ... More


Multiple-Voting Share Structures

Anita Indira Anand

in Shareholder-driven Corporate Governance

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190096533
eISBN:
9780190096564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190096533.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter focuses on multiple-voting share (MVS) structures, which allow insiders to control governance, thus building the potential for conflicts of interest into the corporation’s own rules. ... More


Misallocation, Property Rights, and Access to Finance: Evidence from within and across Africa

Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan and Bent E. Sørensen

in African Successes, Volume III: Modernization and Development

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226315720
eISBN:
9780226315867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226315867.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

We study capital misallocation within and across 10 African countries using the World Bank Enterprise Surveys. First, we compare the extent of misallocation among firms within countries. We document ... More


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